World Run I / Reports
Distance today: 39.0 km (Accumulated: 24080.0 km)
2005.08.05. [Freeport; green city sign on Business Hwy. 20 (Business is the
Hwy. 20 as a parallel road through city, the HWY 20 goes around city):
[green road sign on Hwy. 20: "Freeport 22miles" (noting the distance in the
opposite direction), about 500meter before county-mile-sign 11].
39km, 3:23:57h. Excl. food, water, road-finding, toilet etc. stops
Time GMT - 7 hours
+25c, half overcast and medium wind at start.
29c, almost clear and same at finish.
A day with a lot of tiredness in the legs. But with good help from my
experienced crew Debbie Jones, I got through yet another day along the
The terrain is getting a bit more flat now so not so many hills to run up &
down. Still lots of farmlands along the road, mainly with corn.
The next stages are:
6.08: To: Belvidere
7.08: Rest day w. the Chicago Pioneer / Danish Club.
- All the above on Hwy. 20.
9.08: Rd. 47 # Hwy. 20.
10.08: I. 90 # Rd. 47.
- all the above on Road 47.
13.08: Plainfield (Hwy. 30).
14.08: New Lennox / alternative route via Manhattan.
- all the above on hwy. 30 East.
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